Friday: to Grayling High School – 65 Miles
3-Day East riders start on Friday in Gladwin and head into White Pine country passing by Houghton and Higgins Lakes and ending in Grayling.
Saturday: to Inland Lakes High School (Indian River) – 58 Miles
On Saturday, riders head northwest on scenic tree-lined roads all the way to Inland Lakes High School in Indian River.
Sunday: to Mackinaw City High School – 41/71 Miles
Sunday, the final day for the 3-Day East route, provides riders with a choice. Choose to take the direct route to the finish in Mackinaw City, 41 miles away or follow a 71-mile route across the Tip of the Mitt to beautiful Good Hart, where a fabulous lunch stop awaits. Riders can then join the rest of the DALMAC riders and enjoy the Tunnel of Trees, before finishing in Mackinaw City.
The starting point for the 3-Day East route takes place at the Gladwin High School in Gladwin, Michigan. The street address is: 1400 North Spring St, Gladwin, MI 48624.
3-Day route check-in is Thursday, September 2, from 5-8 p.m., and Friday, September 3, from 7-9 a.m. Registered riders must present picture ID to check-in.
Riders and other participants must be present at check-in to receive wrist bands, packet, and sign a liability waiver if they have not already done so. The wristband is also the meal ticket and admission to use showers and other facilities.
Riders beginning at this location can camp here for free the night of September 2, 2021.
Riders will pick up any swag they purchased at rider check-in.